Memes / Street Fighter

A large amount of this originates from the American cartoon series and the first live-action film. A good portion of the memes relate to M. Bison.

Street Fighter: The Movie

  • The day Bison graced <insert_something_here> was the most important day of your life. "But for me, it was Tuesday." Explanation 
  • OF COURSE! Explanation 
  • Quick! Change the channel!Explanation 
    • You got... paid? (unfortunately, Balrog wasn't there to fully cash in on that scene) Explanation 
  • From Dee Jay: "Oh man, I should have stayed at Microsoft". Explanation 
  • GAAME OVER!! Explanation 
  • You still refuse to accept my GODHOOD!? KEEP your own God! In fact, this might be a good time to PRAY TO HIM. For I beheld Satan as he FELL FROM HEAVEN! LIKE LIGHTNING!! Explanation 

The Animated Series

  • Sagat: "You like... some cornflakes?" Explanation 
  • "Just get in the plane." Explanation 
  • "And you... YOU'RE A LOSER!" Explanation 
  • "Oh Guile, that color is YOU!" Explanation 
  • "No one has ever defeated Sagat, AND NO ONE EVER WILL!!!" Explanation 
  • "This is delicious!" Explanation 
  • "YES! YES!" Explanation 
  • "NOOOOOOO!" Explanation 
  • "Blanka, no, not the head bite!" Explanation 
  • "Oh, man. I've been slimed by Arnold the PIG. Alright, that's it. I'm out of here!" Explanation 
  • "BIIIIISONNNNNN!!!!" (random fire sprouts up) Explanation 
  • "YOU... HURT... MY... JESSICA!!!!" and its Mondegreen "YOU... HURT... MAH... TESTICALS!!!!!" in Cody's part.note 
    • "Take it easy, Cody!"
  • Balrog: "Guess you won't be needing those tapes I made for you. Want me to get rid of 'em?"
    • Bison: "Don't be hasty. Not until I see those Street Fighters pummeled to dust! Which should be any moment now."note 
  • Balrog: Time for the tape?
    • Bison: Time for the tape.
  • "Everything is lies! Everything is lies!" Explanation 
  • "You're supposed to die!" Explanation 

Street Fighter II: The Animated Movie

  • "Wooga wooga wooga!" Explanation 
  • "You're so sensitive!" Explanation 
  • "Bison's ass is mine."Explanation 
  • "Japanese fighters stick together... 'CAUSE WE'RE BROTHERS!! AHAHAHAHAHA!" Explanation 
  • "I'm the welcome wagon!" Explanation 

Street Fighter

  • "What strength! But don't forget there are many guys like you all over the world!"Explanation 
    • "You've got a lot to learn, before you beat me! Try again, kid! Eh, heh, heh, heh, heh!"Explanation 

Street Fighter II

  • Guile's theme goes with everything!Explanation 
    • A comment from Fresh Prince vs Guile Theme: Guile's Theme is a metaphor for the collective human consciousness, the timings for its beats and rhythm changes being perfectly or near perfectly set to allow it to fit in with any scene and genre with no need to cut it to fit in. In addition, the emotion of the song itself is of universal appeal, fitting in with any plot, be it tragic, heroic or action packed. Only an omniscient and omnipresent entity could have crafted such a perfect composition... thus Guile's Theme is proof there is a god.
    • Now an Ascended Meme! The Capcom-endorsed fangame Street Fighter X Mega Man has a special cheat codenote  that changes all the background themes in the game into Guile's theme. The name of the file is actually "Goes With Everything".
    • "He did X... FOR AMERICA!"Explanation 
    • "Go home and be a family man!"Explanation 
    • "When in doubt, I Sonic Boom!"Explanation 
    • "OOH-AWW! OOH-AWW! OOH-AWW!"Explanation 
    • "Are you man enough to fight with me?" Explanation 
  • E. Honda's flying headbuttExplanation 
    • "Dosukoi!" Explanation 
    • "Can't you do better than that?"
  • HELLOOOOOO~KEN!Explanation 
  • "The fight is all!" Explanation 
    • "You must defeat Sheng Long to stand a chance." Explanation 
  • "Ha ha ha ha ha! Yatta!" Explanation 
    • "I'm the strongest woman in the world!" Explanation 
  • In actuality, all of the win quotes from the original version (before the Capcom Sequel Stagnation set in) count.

Street Fighter Alpha

Street Fighter III

Street Fighter IV

Most of these are related to the characters' catch phrases.

  • Jumping HK! > Did I hit him? > Yes > SHORYUKEN!!1 - The flowchart is civilization. Explanation 
  • Turn The Beat Back! Explanation 
  • Thanks to several of his epic and hilarious win quotes, Balrog (Boxer) has achieved this status.
    • "MAH FIGHT MONEYYYYY!!!" when he loses in IV. Explanation 
    • "Time to get paid!"Explanation 
    • As of his long-awaited match with Dudley in Super Street Fighter IV, the words "FUCK YO DIGNITY!" are used not only as a Fan Nickname for his Daft Punk-sounding theme, but as a Take That to Dudley's honorable ways. Explanation 
  • Dudley's "Keep it classy!" Explanation 
  • "The answer lies... in the heart of battle." Explanation 
    • Lampshaded by Evil Ryu's winquote against Sagat:
    There is no answer in the heart of battle!
  • PROFOUND SADNESS!Explanation 
  • "Looks like it's time to oil up!" Explanation 
    • Usually paired with with TV chef Ainsley Harriot's rape face.
  • As of Super Street Fighter IV: Flash Kick, Focus Attack Dash Cancel into Shades! Explanation 
  • Dee Jay's SSFIV valentine's card message: Let's get horizontal!
  • There was a short-lived trend on YouTube videos with each character's (Super) Street Fighter IV theme to declare "X FOR PRESIDENT!"
  • Due to the bemused and downright irked reactions to Akuma's Demon Armageddon Ultra, there have been comparisons to Beyblade and Looney Tunes (here, here, here, and here), which have led to the other fan nicknames of Shin Goku Beyblade and the Akumanian Devil.
  • From Balrog:
  • "Fei Long needs/wants WATEEEEEEEEEEERRRR!" or "What does Fei Long love to drink? 'WA-TAAA!!'" Explanation 
  • Oni is banned. Explanation 
  • "FOR MOTHER RUSSIA!" note 
      • "SKY PROTECTED!" note 
  • The day after Ultra Street Fighter IV was released onto Xbox Live and the PlayStation Network, we get Maximilian Dood having the misfortune of an AI Hugo powering through a Metsu Hadoken with an EX Monster Lariat and winning. Max's scream of shock and disbelief certainly helps.

Street Fighter V

  • Unable to log in to server (2100*insert letter/number here*) note 
    • Disconnected from server note 
    • Connection with opponent was lost (4000*insert number here*) note 
  • Hot Ryu note 
    • Everyone is gay for Ryu note 
  • UNGA Alex note 
  • Guile's crouch walk. note 
  • 8 frames note 
  • Urien's thong/banana hammock note 


Tournament scene

  • The Beast... is UNLEASHED!Explanation 
    • Let's go, Justin!Explanation 
    • "Rare footage of X [insert phrase here]." Explanation 
  • Competitive player Rom gets "drink as fuck" at a 2009 tournament and admonishes the audience to "play Third Strike. It's a good game."
  • Thuggery note 

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